Conservation areas where freedom camping is prohibited or restricted

Alert/Important Notice

The following notices have been added:

The following notices have been amended:

Issued: 12 December 2014


This page provides access to maps of public conservation areas where freedom camping is prohibited or restricted to self contained vehicles in:

Legal descriptions

Northland

Kaitaia

Bay of Islands

Auckland

North Auckland

Coromandel

Waikato

Waikato area

Waitomo/Pureroa

East Coast

Gisborne

Te Urewera

Central North Island

Turangi/Taupo

Ruapehu

Manawatu/Whanganui

Whanganui

Taranaki

Hawke's Bay

Wellington/Kapiti 

Wellington

Kapiti

Nelson/Tasman

Nelson Lakes

Motueka

Golden Bay 

Marlborough

South Marlborough

Sounds

Canterbury

North Cantebury & Arthur's Pass

Christchurch & Banks Peninsula

Mid & South Canterbury

Aoraki/Mount Cook

Mackenzie Country & Waitaki

West Coast

Buller

Greymouth

South Westland

Glaciers

Otago

Wanaka/Makarora

Coastal Otago

Queenstown/Wakatipu

Fiordland

Northern Fiordland

Eastern Fiordland

Southland

 

 

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Safety

Follow the Outdoor Safety Code:
1. Plan your trip
2. Tell someone
3. Be aware of the weather
4. Know your limits
5. Take sufficient supplies

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